Mamet may refer to:

  • David Mamet
  • Milton Mamet
  • Edham Mamet
  • Zosia Mamet
  • Lynn Mamet
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Other articles related to "mamet":

Edmond (film) - Critical Reception
... US pictures to be released in years." Bradshaw said screenwriter Mamet "lets rip with deafening flatulent macho nonsense" and said "He reaches a level of self-parody so extreme his trademark ... insistence that everyone is racist, voiced in abrasive, staccato Mamet-speak, leaves you feeling battered and vaguely guilty." Holden wrote, "As in much of Mr ... Mamet's work, there is a quality of adolescent nose-thumbing, as though it all might be a cruel practical joke designed solely to make us squirm." Holden ...
Colin Stinton
... theatre scene where he worked frequently with playwright-director David Mamet. 1978–1985, he created the title role in Mamet's Edmond, and received a Theatre World Award for his role in Mamet's The Water Engine ...
True And False: Heresy And Common Sense For The Actor
... False Heresy and Common Sense for the Actor by David Mamet is an instructional book on acting, and the life and habits of the successful actor ... In it, Mamet outlines his thoughts on acting, and gives advice for those practicing the craft and for aspiring practitioners ... In the book, Mamet derides the practice of teaching drama students the system of Constantin Stanislavski or method acting of Lee Strasberg ...
Lynn Mamet - Background
... She is the sister of David Mamet and sister-in-law of actress Rebecca Pidgeon (David Mamet's wife) ... She is also former sister-in-law of actress Lindsay Crouse (David Mamet's former wife) ...
The Wicked Son
... Jews is a collection of essays by playwright David Mamet, published by Nextbook/Schocken in 2006 ... ISBN 9780805242072) Mamet addresses the book "To the Jews…whose favorite Jew is Anne Frank…who bow the head reverently at a baptism and have never attended a bris – to you, who find your religion and ...

Famous quotes containing the word mamet:

    We respond to a drama to that extent to which it corresponds to our dreamlife.
    —David Mamet (b. 1947)

    In a world we find terrifying, we ratify that which doesn’t threaten us.
    —David Mamet (b. 1947)

    We Americans have always considered Hollywood, at best, a sinkhole of depraved venality. And, of course, it is. It is not a Protective Monastery of Aesthetic Truth. It is a place where everything is incredibly expensive.
    —David Mamet (b. 1947)